Parliamentary Constituencies (Amendment) Bill 2016-17
Progress of the Bill
Bill started in the House of Commons
- House of Commons
- House of Lords
- Royal Assent
- 2nd reading: House of Commons 18 November, 2016 | 18.11.2016
- Committee stage: House of Commons | Date to be announced
|Bill 009 2016-17, as introduced | PDF version, 89KB||15.11.2016|
Latest news on the Parliamentary Constituencies (Amendment) Bill 2016-17
This Bill has been sent to Public Bill Committee. The first sitting of the committee will be on a date to be announced.
The Bill was debated at second reading on 18 November 2016. The House of Commons voted for the Bill to be sent to a Public Bill Committee that will scrutinise the Bill line by line.
The membership of the committee can be found on the Commons Public Bill Committee pages when it has been announced. It can also be found in the Votes and Proceedings.
The Committee is expected to report by a date yet to be announced.
Summary of the Parliamentary Constituencies (Amendment) Bill 2016-17A Bill to amend the Parliamentary Constituencies Act 1986 to make provision about the number and size of parliamentary constituencies in the United Kingdom; to specify how the size of a constituency is to be calculated; and for connected purposes.
Stay up to date
Keep up to date with the progress of Bills going through Parliament. Sign up for email alerts or use our RSS feeds.
Find out what happens at each stage of a Public Bill’s journey through Parliament with the Passage of a Bill guide.
Explanation of what happens after Bills have been passed, and when laws may change.